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wax's rating is 97.61.

  • Score: 2285.59 (95th percentile)
  • Accuracy: 60.00% (90th percentile)

A player's rating indicates his percentile rank in CAPS. wax is outperforming 97.61% of all CAPS players. A player's score is the total percentage return of all his picks subtracting out the S&P. A player's accuracy is how often that player has made correct predictions.

To calculate a player's rating, we take 2/3 of his score percentile and 1/3 of his accuracy percentile. For further information, read the Player Ratings section of the Help page.

Average Pick Score is a player's total score divided by the total number of picks (active and closed). It represents the player's average return after subtracting out the market's performance.

Average Pick Rating is the average stock rating of a player's total picks. Underperform picks are flip-flopped, so a underperform call on a one-star stock is treated like an outperform call on a five-star stock. This rating reflects how closely your picks are aligned with CAPS ratings.

Ratings last updated at 5:43 PM 4/15/2014.

wax beat the market on Tuesday

Player Rating CAPS Rating

97.61

Rank: 1809 out of 75539
Score: 2,285.59 (+22.49)
Accuracy: 60.00%
Average Pick Score: +43.12
Average Pick Rating:
All-Time Best: DORM +1025.57
All-Time Worst: TLAB -90.27

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Performance - Week Ending 04/11/2014

April 12, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: WOR , CBST , SWM

The Wax Ink Portfolio was down 3.1% for the week. By comparison, the Dow was down 2.4%, the Nasdaq was down 3.1%, the S&P 500 was down 2.6%, the Russell 2000 was down 3.6%, and the Volatility Index, commonly known as the VIX, was up 22.0%.

Year to date, the Wax Ink portfolio is down 2.5%, the Dow is down 3.3%, the Nasdaq is down 4.2%, the S&P 500 is down 1.8%, the Russell 2000 is down 4.5%, and the VIX is higher by 24.1%.

The portfolio breakdown is 65% equities, 35% cash, and 0% bonds. There was no change in the total shares held.

This week's winners were rubber and plastics container maker Myers Indudstries (NYSE: MYE), up 10%, rail, piling, and tubular products maker LB Foster (Nasdaq: FSTR), up 2%, and municipal and heavy construction contractor Layne Christensen (Nasdaq: LAYN), up 0.3%.

This week's losers were steel cylinder maker Worthingtion Industries (NYSE: WOR), down 8%, drug maker Cubist Corporation (Nasdaq: CBST), down 8%, and cigarette paper king Schweitzer-Maudit International (NYSE: SWM), down 5%.

The portfolio's worst performing stocks remain garage door and telephone headset maker Griffon Corporation (NYSE: GFF), down 38% since being added to the portfolio, and municipal/industrial construction company Layne Christensen (Nasdaq: LAYN), down 9% since being added to the portfolio.

Worksheets were updated this week for:
Avon Products (NYSE: AVP), Ecolab, Inc. (NYSE: ECL), Spartan Motors (Nasdaq: SPAR), Supreme Industries (NYSE: STS), Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), and BorgWarner, Inc. (NYSE: BWA).

Please note that worksheets are updated basis the most current SEC 10-K ANNUAL filing. To access any worksheet in this post, click on the associated company name.

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wax's Stock Picks

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TickerCAPS RatingCallTime FrameStart PriceToday (Change)Stock
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ScorePitch
01/03/08 02/03/14 IIIN Outperform 5Y $10.30 $19.95
( -0.15%)
+93.73%+32.47%+61.25 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
09/29/06 11/06/12 GRA Outperform 5Y $13.22 $96.56
( +0.77%)
+630.41%+46.16%+584.25 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
10/03/06 11/06/12 DORM Outperform 5Y $4.83 $56.65
( +1.03%)
+1072.00%+46.44%+1025.57 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
03/21/11 GT Outperform 5Y $15.02 $26.03
( +1.96%)
+73.29%+42.40%+30.88 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
10/15/10 GE Outperform 5Y $14.94 $25.82
( +0.43%)
+72.88%+55.73%+17.15 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
09/05/07 09/01/10 SWM Outperform 5Y $9.77 $39.85
( +0.61%)
+307.71%+30.83%+276.88 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
05/10/10 CBST Outperform 5Y $20.40 $63.19
( +2.48%)
+209.75%+59.05%+150.70 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
04/05/10 LAYN Outperform 5Y $25.46 $18.48
( +0.27%)
-27.42%+55.77%-83.19 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies
03/17/08 08/19/09 MGI Outperform 5Y $17.04 $18.92
( 0%)
+11.03%+51.67%-40.63 Toggle the visibility of 60-Second Pitch and replies

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